A new blog by Dr Arvind Madan. The purpose of Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs) is to help ensure health and social care services in England are built around the needs of local populations. In this blog, NHS England’s Director of Primary Care, Dr Madan, explains how they have the potential to completely transform the care patients receive through GP services.
A wide-ranging plan to improve health and care in Hertfordshire and west Essex has been published today.
Called a ‘Sustainability and Transformation Plan’ (STP), the Hertfordshire and west Essex publication ‘A Healthier Future’ brings together the challenges and opportunities that face NHS and care services in Hertfordshire and west Essex as they work together to improve health and wellbeing within the funds available.